The bishop of Manchester, David Walker, has issued the following statement after the attack at a concert venue in Manchester in northern England in which twenty-two people were killed and fifty-nine injured:
Central New York Bishop DeDe Duncan-Probe isn’t the kind of Harley-Davidson rider who publicly promotes her love of motorcycles.
The archbishop of the internal province of Sudan and bishop of Khartoum, Ezekiel Kumir Kondo, has been appointed as primate of the newly created separate province of Sudan.
Leaders from the Anglican, Catholic and Presbyterian churches in Canada have called on the Government of Canada to commit more resources to relieve hunger and de-escalate civil strife in South Sudan.
The Task Group set up by last year’s gathering of primates has been meeting in London this week with the emphasis on understanding diversity within the Anglican Communion – and recognizing the many areas of unity.
On April 8, 1917, Canon Frederick George Scott was preparing a service of Holy Communion to celebrate Easter Sunday in a YMCA hut in the French town of Ecoivres.
In the wake of the Palm Sunday bombings in Egypt April 9 and the suspected chemical attack in Syria April 4, the primate of the Anglican Church of Canada today asked Anglicans to pray for the victims, their grieving families and churches who continue bear witness to their faith in the midst of conflict.
At least 44 people have been killed after terrorists linked to Daesh detonated bombs at two Coptic churches in Egypt. The blasts took place Sunday, April 9 – a day when both eastern and western Christian traditions celebrated Palm Sunday.
The World Council of Churches (WCC) General Secretary, the Rev. Olav Fykse Tveit, has called for a cultural shift as he expressed deep sympathy to the families of the victims of a suspected nerve gas attack in Idlib province in Syria.